Videos for June 8, 2010

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Rotary camp members help spruce up park

Kids from the camp helped lay mulch, plant flowers and paint in the park.

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Overnight weather for June 9, 2010

We might see some scattered showers tonight with temperatures in the 60s. Tomorrow it will finally be less humid and in the 80s.

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Man found dead on deck of Oread Hotel

A 25-year-old Lawrence man was found dead at 7:15 Tuesday morning.

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Lightning strikes house in today's storm

The electric jolt blasted the house's outlet covers from one room to another.

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Commission passes new management rules for shelter

The new rules allow the homeless shelter to ban people for a number of reasons.

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Eudora gas leak suspected to be vandalism

The leak was similar to one that happened in April.

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Local politicians file for upcoming elections

Lynn Jenkins and Kris Kobach both filed today for their desired political offices and Tom Holland said he'd announce tomorrow via Facebook who his running mate for governor would be.

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Largest community workout rescheduled

Mother Nature forced the workout to be rescheduled for June 15.

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Board of Regents expresses support of Big 12

The board said the best option for Kansas would be for KU and K-State to stay in the Big 12.

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Results show bullying still a problem at schools

One Lawrence school employee says that the numbers may show that people are just more aware of the issue.

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Perkins misses Big 12 meetings to give testimony

Perkins was testifying in front of a grand jury this week as a witness in the KU ticket scandal investigation.

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Kansas recruit Selby breaks finger

Selby broke his pinky in a pickup game and will be out for four to six weeks.

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KU chancellor meets with members of athletics department

Chancellor Bernadette Gray-Little was reassuring the athletics department she was doing everything she could to keep the conference together.

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Four Jayhawk baseball players drafted

Tony Thompson was taken first in the sixth round by the Oakland Athletics.

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Reesing released from Canadian team

Former KU quarterback Todd Reesing was released today from the Saskatchewan Roughriders.

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KU thrower headed to track and field championship

Finley is ranked third in the country in discus, the first event of the NCAA championship.

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Relay for Life aiming to help food bank, humane society

Luminaries will be weighted down by cans, which will later be donated to the food pantry and humane society.

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6 Weather Evening Forecast for June 8, 2010

As we pass into the evening hours, the chances for severe weather are lowering, but now flooding is becoming more of a concern.

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6 Weather Afternoon Forecast for June 8, 2010

Thunderstorms will form along a cold front surging through the area this afternoon, and Douglas County and the surrounding area are in a tornado watch until 9 p.m. Storm chances will decrease overnight into Wednesday, with slight storm chances Wednesday, however the best chances to the south. Highs on Wednesday will warm into the lower 80s.

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Commuter Forecast for June 8, 2010

Storms should be firing up during the afternoon commute, with the chance for hail and a possibility of a tornado.

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Man dies from fall from Oread hotel

Law enforcement officials work the scene at the Oread Hotel, where a 25-year-old Lawrence man died from a fall Tuesday morning.

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6 Weather Morning Forecast for June 8, 2010

After a line of showers and storms moved through the area early this morning, there will be a chance for additional strong to severe storms by this afternoon and evening as a cold front approaches. Highs today will warm into the upper 80s on the south of the front, with winds from the south at 10 to 20 mph, gusting to 30 mph.

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Commuter forecast for June 8, 2010

A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for Douglas County, so be careful when driving and expect some heavy rainfall and storms.

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Officials suspect a gas leak in Eudora was vandalism

The leak happened the same way another leak did in April.

Published on June 8, 2010